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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )