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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.

Idioms:

  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.