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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.

Idioms:

  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.