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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.