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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )