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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.