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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family