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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • 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?
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.