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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.