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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.