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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.