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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.