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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.