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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.