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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.