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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.

Idioms:

  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family