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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.