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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.