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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )