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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )