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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.