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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family