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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.