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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.