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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )