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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.

Idioms:

  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.