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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather