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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.