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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.