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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.