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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.

Idioms:

  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.