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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.