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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.