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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.