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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.