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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.