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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).

Idioms:

  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses