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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.