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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather