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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.