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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.