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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.