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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.