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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.