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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )