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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush