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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush