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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.