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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means