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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )