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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.