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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.