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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.