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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.