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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.

Idioms:

  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.