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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.

Idioms:

  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.