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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.