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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.