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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.