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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.

Idioms:

  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.