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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses