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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )