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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.