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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.