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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.