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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.