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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • 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.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake