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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.