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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.