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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.