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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide