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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.