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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.