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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.

Idioms:

  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.