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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.