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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )