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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.

Idioms:

  • 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.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.