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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • 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.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )