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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )