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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.