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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.

Idioms:

  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.