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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.

Idioms:

  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.