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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.