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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.

Idioms:

  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.