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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.