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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.