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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.