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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.