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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake