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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist