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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.