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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.