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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.