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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.