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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )