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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.