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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel