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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )