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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.

Idioms:

  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.