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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.

Idioms:

  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.