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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.