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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.