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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home