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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.