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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.

Idioms:

  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.