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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel