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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story