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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )