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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.