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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.