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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.