"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.