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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.