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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.