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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.