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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.