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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.