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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • 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.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.