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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • 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.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.