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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.

Idioms:

  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.