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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.