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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.