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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.