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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.