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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.