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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.