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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.

Idioms:

  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.