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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.