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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.