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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.

Idioms:

  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.