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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.