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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.