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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.