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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?