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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • 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.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.