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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.