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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.