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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.

Idioms:

  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.