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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.