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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.