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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )