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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.