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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.