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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.