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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.