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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.