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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.