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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )