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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.