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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.