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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.