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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home