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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.