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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.