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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.