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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.