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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.