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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.