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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.