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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake