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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.