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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )