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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.