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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.