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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.