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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.