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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.

Idioms:

  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.