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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.

Idioms:

  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.