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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.