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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.