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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.