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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )