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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.

Idioms:

  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )