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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means