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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.

Idioms:

  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.