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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • 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.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.