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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.