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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.