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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.