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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.