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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.