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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.