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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.

Idioms:

  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.