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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )