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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.