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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • 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
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.