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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake