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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )