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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.