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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.