"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.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.