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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )