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Appropriate Preposition:

  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.