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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.