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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.