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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family