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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.