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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.