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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist