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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.