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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.