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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel