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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.