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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.