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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.