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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.