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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.