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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.