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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )