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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.