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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.