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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.