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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.