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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.

Idioms:

  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.