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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg