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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.