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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.