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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.