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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.

Idioms:

  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.