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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )