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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.

Idioms:

  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.