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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.