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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment

Idioms:

  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.