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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.