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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.