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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.