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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Interfere with ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Do not interfere with me in my business.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.