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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.

Idioms:

  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.