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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • 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.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )