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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.