"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.