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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.