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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.