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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.