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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.