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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.