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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.