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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.