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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )