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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.