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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.