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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.