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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.