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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )