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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.