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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )