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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.