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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.