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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.