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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.