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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )