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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.