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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.