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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.