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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.