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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.