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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.