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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )