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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.