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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.