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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.