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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story