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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )