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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.

Idioms:

  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.