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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg