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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.