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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.

Idioms:

  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.