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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.