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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.