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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.