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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.

Idioms:

  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.