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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )