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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.