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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.