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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.