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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.