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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.