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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.

Idioms:

  • 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
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.