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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.