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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.