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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story