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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home