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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.