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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.