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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.