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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.