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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.