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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.