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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.