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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.