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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story