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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.