"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.