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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.