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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.