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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.

Idioms:

  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.