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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )