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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.