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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake