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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )