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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.