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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )