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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.