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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.