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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.