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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.