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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg