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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.