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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.