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Appropriate Preposition:

  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.