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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.

Idioms:

  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.