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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.

Idioms:

  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.