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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.