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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.