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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.