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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.