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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.