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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.