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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg