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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.