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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.