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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.