"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.

Idioms:

  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.