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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.