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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.