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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )