"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.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.

Idioms:

  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.