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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.