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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.