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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.