"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.