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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.