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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.