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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.