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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.