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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.