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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.