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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.