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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.