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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • 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.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )