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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.