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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.