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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush