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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home