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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.