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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.