"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.