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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.