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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.

Idioms:

  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake