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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.