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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.