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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )