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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.

Idioms:

  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.