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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )