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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.

Idioms:

  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.