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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.