"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.