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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.