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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.