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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel