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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.