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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.