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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.