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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.