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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.