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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.