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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.