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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.