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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.