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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.