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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.

Idioms:

  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.