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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.