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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.