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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.