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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.