"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.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.

Idioms:

  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.