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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • 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.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.