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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.