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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.