"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.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.