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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.