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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )