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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.