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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.

Idioms:

  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.