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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.