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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.