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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.