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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )