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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )