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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )