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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.