"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.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.

Idioms:

  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.