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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.