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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.

Idioms:

  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.