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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.