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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.