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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.