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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.