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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.