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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate

Idioms:

  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.