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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )