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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.