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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.