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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • 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.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )