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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.