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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.