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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.