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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.