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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.