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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • 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
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.