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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.

Idioms:

  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.