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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly