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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.