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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.