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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.

Idioms:

  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.