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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.