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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.