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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.