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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.