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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.