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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide