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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.