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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.