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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.