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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel