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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist