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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )