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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.