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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.