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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.

Idioms:

  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.