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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.