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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means