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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.