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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.