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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )