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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.

Idioms:

  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )