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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.