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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.