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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.