"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.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.