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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.