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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home