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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.

Idioms:

  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.