"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.