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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.

Idioms:

  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.