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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather