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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.