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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.