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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.

Idioms:

  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.