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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.