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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.