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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.