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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.

Idioms:

  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.