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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • 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.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.