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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.