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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )