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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.