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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.