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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.