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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.