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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.