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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.