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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.