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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.