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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.