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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )