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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.