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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.