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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )