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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )