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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.