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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.

Idioms:

  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.