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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.