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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.