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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.