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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.