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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.

Idioms:

  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist