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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.