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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.