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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.