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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.