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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.