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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.