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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )