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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.