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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.