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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.