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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.

Idioms:

  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.