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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )