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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.