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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )