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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )