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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.