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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.