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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Interfere with ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Do not interfere with me in my business.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.