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Appropriate Preposition:

  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )