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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story