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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.