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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.