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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.