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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.