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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.