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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.