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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.