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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.

Idioms:

  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.