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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.