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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.