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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.