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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.