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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.