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Appropriate Preposition:

  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.