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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.